How Dads can prepare their ASD kids
for the workplace
75%-80% of autistic adults are unemployed and underemployed
This is the statistic that keeps me awake at night.
Young autistic adults face immense challenges - and yes, discrimination - as they enter the workforce. Paul enters into a lively discussion on this topic with Rebecca Beam, CEO & Founder of Zavikon, an organization dedicated to matching neurodiverse candidates with employers who believe inclusion is the future.
Paul and Rebecca discuss the following:
Common challenges ASD adolescents face as they enter the workforce
How ASD workers can self-advocate in the workplace
Small accommodations that supervisors and managers can make for their neurodiverse workers
What Dads can do to prepare their kids to enter the workforce